Adult Education

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Park East Synagogue is a vibrant hub for adult education in New York’s Upper East Side. With a strong commitment to lifelong learning, the synagogue offers an array of intellectually stimulating programs tailored to the interests and needs of its members. Whether one seeks to deepen their knowledge of Jewish history, explore ancient texts, engage in thought-provoking discussions on contemporary issues, or enhance their Hebrew language skills, our Adult Education programs provide a welcoming and inclusive space for individuals to grow and connect with their heritage.

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Please note that Rabbi Flatto’s Monday night class now meets at 5:30PM.

Legends of the Earliest Rabbis | Rabbi David Flatto
Monday at 5:30PM 

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Parsha Class | Cantor Benny Rogosnitzky
Tuesday at 7:15AM

Lunch & Learn | Rabbi Harold Einsidler
Tuesday at 1PM

Siddur Class | Rabbi Harold Einsidler 
Fridays, after Morning Services

Chumash | Rabbi Harold Einsidler 
Selections from the weekly Parsha are discussed with the traditional commentaries of Rashi, Ramban and Ibn Ezra. At times a related Mishna or a section of the Talmud related to the Parsha will be covered. Participants are encouraged to comment and present their opinions. This class is taught by Rabbi Einsidler in the main sanctuary on Shabbat afternoons, 30 minutes before mincha.

Curious about our lectures and programs?

Check out our previously recorded sessions available on YouTube.

Torah on the Terrace Lecture Series

Jewish Geography Lecture Series

Jews and the Nobel Lecture Series

Talmudic Politics


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